Ronald G. Richardson
March 11, 1947 - June 27, 2018
Ronald G. Richardson, 71, of Reading, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Reading Twp. from injuries sustained from an auto accident. He was born March 11, 1947 in Hillsdale to Guy & Mildred (Osborn) Richardson. Ron was married July 4, 1970 to Barbara Flowers and she survives.
Ron was a former welder and mechanic. He retired from Transformer in Pioneer, Ohio in 2013. In his spare time, he enjoyed working on cars and tinkering in his garage. He also loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Ron was a member of the Salvation Army in Hillsdale.
Surviving besides his wife, Barbara are four children, Samantha (Tim) McCollom of West Unity, OH, Hope Richardson of Allen , Billie Jo (Yutrui) Kishore of Folsom, CA. and Guy Richardson of Reading; eight grandchildren, Kaleb, Nick, Rondel, Carrie, Toni, Sammy, Trey, Misty, Alyssa and Kai; 11 great-grandchildren; and siblings Jan (Don) Oliphant of Alvordton, Ohio and Cleo Richardson of Camden.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents; a son Timothy Flowers; grandson, Eric Richardson; three siblings, JoAnn McNett, Marie Richardson and Betty Shaffer; and half-brother, George Earhart.
Funeral services for Ronald Richardson will be Monday, July 2, 2018, at 11:00 AM, at the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale with Captains Sean and Cassy Grey officiating. Interment will follow at Waldron Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation Sunday, July 1, 2018 from 6-8 PM, at the funeral home in Hillsdale.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Salvation Army.